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CDT Gear Review

CDT Gear Review So like with each of the trails before the Continental Divide Trail (PCT and AT) I switched around my gear list.  What follows is my gear list for the CDT and my two cents on how that gear preformed. To see my AT and PCT gear lists go here. *Click on image to purchase Pack ULA Catalyst […]

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Helping Hands

Helping Hands

I have been lucky enough to either continue working with some of the following companies or recently gained their support for this year’s hike.  As I’m a numbers person I can say combined, along with a few other grateful individuals I have saved over $1500 on gear and supplies for this trip. I am so grateful to these companies and […]

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2015 CDT/Triple Crown

2015 CDT/Triple Crown

Updated 5/2/15 ClifBar has joined the team!   It’s that time again.  Time for me to lace up my shoes and hit the trail.  This time it will be the Continental Divide Trail (CDT).  Like the Pacific Crest Trail the CDT starts on the Mexican border and ends at the Canadian border.  The distance ranges from 2700 to 3100 miles. […]

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Bag Night Challenge Winners

Bag Night Challenge Winners

It’s been a long year. One in which I put in a lot more time and energy than I expected into the BNC, but with that said I’m happy to announce we have a winner. In the end it only came down to a few nights but with 108 bag nights, Jill Hueckman is our winner. Ryan Davies was a […]

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BNC Round #6 is here!

BNC Round #6 is here!

    Round #6 of the Bag Night Challenge is brought to us by Princeton Tec.  They’re offering up a Custom Fuel Headlamp.  So let’s get out there and show the good people at Princeton Tec we mean business and start racking up those Bag Nights. (You’ll also get a All in One Kit from Action Wipes) Round #6 goes from Nov. […]

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Bag Night Challenge

Bag Night Challenge

  Sponsored by       A long time ago Backpacker Magazine had a contest of the same name, the “Bag Night Challenge”.  I love the concept of the contest and thought I would do my own.  I waited ten years, that’s enough time, isn’t it?  The idea is simple, track the number of nights you spend outside in your […]

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Holiday Ideas for your Outdoor Enthusiast

Holiday Ideas for your Outdoor Enthusiast

Are you looking for ideas for that outdoorsman/woman in your life.  Check this list of goodies. Action Wipes Do you have someone who likes to get dirty?  Action Wipes are environmental friendly, good for you, and work great. Gift Pack $19.95                       Princeton Tec Custom Fuel Headlamp $35 You can […]

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Julbo Pipeline Sunglass Review

Julbo Pipeline Sunglass Review

Julbo Pipelines $160 (purchase here) Test Period: 6 months Field Tester: Scatman Though large for my face I love these Julbo Pipeline sunglasses.  I should point out it wasn’t love at first sight.  The Pipelines are,  well different.  Once we go to know each other my view changed.  The first time I wore them I put them on at 8:30 […]

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